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Conservation Biology & Biodiversity

Materials to consider in developing a course on Conservation Biology & Biodiversity

Collection Content

  • Network of Conservation Educators and Practitioners (NCEP)
    database of OER, including some materials for teachers of Conservation Biology
  • Ecology and Economics
    Ecology and Economics (Reference Material)
    Transcript from interview: (Roughly two pages printed) Ecologists and economists increasingly work together to inform... More
  • Ecotourism and Its Impact on Forest Conservation
    Transcript from interview: (Roughly two pages printed) Ecotourism creates an impact on natural ecosystems and offers a... More
  • Connecting Concepts: Evolution/Species & Speciation
    Great interactive simulations! Topic 1 (frogs) and Topic 3 (Florida panthers) would be good
  • C.O.O.L. Classroom
    C.O.O.L. Classroom (Reference Material)
    Has classroom materials, including info on oceanography careers, how data is collected in the ocean, and the difference... More
  • Lizard Evolution Virtual Lab
    VERY interactive, but potentially time consuming - not sure where it would best fit
  • Interactive Sea Level Rise Maps
    great for use during global warming lecture
  • Swampeast Missouri
    Swampeast Missouri (Assessment Tool)
    possible case study learning for restoration section - depends on quality of components
  • Zooniverse
    Zooniverse (Social Networking Tool)
    great citizen science tool - students can help with actual conservation efforts by identifying species in national parks... More
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    citizen science tool, schedule a "BioBlitz" field trip
  • National Wildlife Federation Lesson Plans
  • Biodiversity Hotspots - A to Z Areas
  • MOL:  Map of Life [Searchable Map Database for Biodiversity ]
  • Biodiversity Hospital
    Biodiversity Hospital (Assignment)
  • ARKive Geographic - Exploring the World's Biodiversity
  • Biodiversity and Evolution - Darwin's Finches for 16-18 year olds
  • Human Nature - Conservation International Blog
    Ghost Nets:... More
  • Invasive Species
    Invasive Species (Assignment)
  • Microbe World: Podcasts and Videos